Chapter 11. Dialect Perception and Attitudes to Variation

  1. Martin J. Ball
  1. Dennis R. Preston and
  2. Gregory C. Robinson

Published Online: 14 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470754856.ch11

Clinical Sociolinguistics

Clinical Sociolinguistics

How to Cite

Preston, D. R. and Robinson, G. C. (2005) Dialect Perception and Attitudes to Variation, in Clinical Sociolinguistics (ed M. J. Ball), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Malden, MA, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470754856.ch11

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405112499

Online ISBN: 9780470754856

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Keywords:

  • variation;
  • dialect perception;
  • linguistic details;
  • dimensions;
  • direct assessment

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Language and people

  • The linguistic detail

  • Attitudes and folk perceptions

  • Conclusion